Angela Veal is the Managing Director in Technical Accounting Advisory Services practice (TAAS), with over 20 years of experience in both public and private accounting. Angela has expertise serving clients in a range of industries, including financial services, real estate, infrastructure, technology, life sciences, health care, oil and energy, and consumer products. She focuses on the firm’s global initiatives, and provides our clients and teams with technical accounting expertise.
Angela has provided advisory services to the C-suite and served leadership roles related to an extensive list of specialties, including U.S. GAAP, SEC, PCAOB and independence rules. She has expertise in finance and process transformations, as well as accounting and reporting matters relating to business combinations, consolidations, share-based compensations, derivatives, debt and equity, service concession arrangements, fair value measurements, intangibles, revenue recognition, leases, credit losses and inventories.
Prior to joining the firm, Angela led teams for the Accounting Advisory Services Group at another firm where she developed business, provided project leadership, and managed evolving client needs for operational and technical accounting. Angela has led cross-functional teams on complex financial reporting and consulting projects, including accounting change implementations, technical accounting matters and transaction work (debt restructuring, IPOs, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions).
Angela has served as a controller for real estate at a tech giant, and an audit executive with Big 4 accounting firms leading assurance engagements for SEC RIAs, alternative and registered funds, private equity funds and business development companies. She rotated to risk management to support the independence group, and was the key contact for the financial services organization where she led the implementation of legacy systems.
Angela is a frequent speaker before professional audiences on various accounting and reporting topics.